Gulf High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,182
College Readiness Index
31.1
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,299 Students
  • 74 Teachers

Gulf High School
5355 SCHOOL RD
NEW PORT RICHEY, FL 34652

Phone: (727) 774-3300

District: Pasco County Schools

Overview

Gulf High School is ranked 65th within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Gulf High School is 43 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 27 percent. Gulf High School is 1 of 15 high schools in the Pasco County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1182
State Rank
#65
Magnet Rank
#187

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,299
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 27%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 62%
Full-Time Teachers 74

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 55%
Proficient in Math 65%
College Readiness Index 31.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 15
Total Students 19,566
Proficient in Reading (district average) 49%
Proficient in Math (district average) 50%
College Readiness (district average) 26.5

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Nearby Schools

Gulf High School is 1 of 15 schools in the Pasco County Schools.

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